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100 Dizakie Un Svetakie

By: Enins, Guntis

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Riga, Lauku Avize, 2008


293pp. Profusely illustrated, Photographs, maps. Almost as New "Autors gramatai izvelejies Latvijas 100 dizkoku muza stastus. Tie ir izjutu piesatinati un vesta par pasiem resnakajiem, kuplakajiem, garakajiem, skaistakajiem un vesturiskaja piemina bagatakajiem koku vectetiniem. Stastijumu papildina koku vizitkarte: izmeri, vecums, adrese un precizas geografiskas koordinatas. Pie katra dikoka ir ievietota apkartnes karte, kura noradita ta atrasanas vieta un citi turi... View more info

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100 Latvijas Vestures Relikvijas

By: Zeibarte, Irina

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Riga, Lauku Avize, 2012


223 pp. llustrated in colour. Each object receives a minimum of a page of descriptive text. "100 Latvijas vēstures relikvijas no Latvijas Nacionālā vēstures muzeja krājuma - senākās, vērtīgākās, dārgākās, svarīgākās, emocionālākās. Relikvijas - šī izdevuma saturs. To izvēle un atlases kritēriji muzejā tika rūpīgi apspriesti un izvērt&#2... View more info

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A Journey to Nowhere Detours and Riddles in The Lands and History of Courland

By: Kauffmann, Jean - Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Maclehose Press, 2012


"Having first heard of Courland from Mara, a former lover, when he was a student in Canada in the 1960s, Kauffmann seems at first to be looking for something: a notion of the country of Mara’s birth; the character of the Courlandians; the grave of his cousin’s father, forcibly conscripted by the Nazis and killed in Courland in the Second World War. He finds none of these things, but, in a captivating and circumlocutory fashion, gleans amongst the ruins built by Courl... View more info

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Album von Riga : I. Fünfundzwanzig Stahlstiche aus den fünfzehn Jahrgängen des Rigaschen Almanachs

By: Asmus, N(apoleon)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Hannover - Dohren, Nachdruck Harro v Hirschheydt, 1975

Edition: Reprint Edition


94pp. 25 illustrations. As new. Reprint of the 1871 Riga edition. Text in German. "Publicist and historiographer Napoleons Asmuss (1805 - 1879) compiled an album of 25 steel engravings with an informative text on the history of buildings in Riga. The work is an important historical evidence of the architecture of 19th century Riga, since not all buildings have survived." " Publicists un historiografs Napoleons Asmuss (1805 - 1879) albuma apkopojis 25 Rigas eku graviru a... View more info

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Balandnieki Priestera Petera Upenieka Atminu Zimejumi

By: Upenieks, Peteris

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Riga, Madris, 2005


757pp. Photographs Glossary.An as new copy "Peteris Upenieks bija macitajs, kuram jau no bernibas piemitusas lielas noverosanas spejas. Alsunga, kur vins dzivoja, vins berna acim veroja visu apkart notiekoso. Gramata loti interesanti aprakstitas dazadas dzimtas, tam piemitosais un raksturigais, tradicijas, notikumi. Gramata aprakstita dzive slavenaja Alsungas katolu novada." " Tas tiesam ir liels izaicinajums un uzdrikstesanas meginat paradit cilveka dvese... View more info

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Baltic States: A Study of their Origin and National Development, Their Seizure and Incorporation into U.S.S.R. Interim Report of the Select Committee on Communist Aggression, House of Representatives, Eighty Third Congress, Second Session, 1954,

By: Kersten, Charles J.

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Buffalo, William S. Hein & Co., 1972

Edition: Reprint Edition


537pp. Reprint edition edited by Igor I. Kavass and Adolf Sprudzs A very good, clean, bright, tight copy "...the report on the Baltic States was extensive, scholarly, flawlessly a-political in the ethnic sense, and extremely well documented.....discusses thoroughly the events of 1939 - 40 that led to Soviet occupation. These events are examined with an eye for identifying the model the Soviets used for occupation and sovietization." [V.S. Vardys] View more info

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Bet Majas Palika Die Hauser Aber Blieben

By: Bilensteins, Bernhards ( Bernhard Bielenstein )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Riga, Jumava Edition Baltica, 1998


82, [5], 94, [2] , [8] Photographs. Pages slightly aged, else a very good, clean tight, unmarked copy. Bilingual edition Latvian German. Latvian translation by Inara Korsaka. " Latvija pazistams arhitekts daudzu savdabigu jugendstila eku autors Riga, celies no senas tradicijam bagatas Baltijas vaciesu dzimtas. Vina tevs Augusts Bilensteeins bija latviesu valodas, etnografijas, Latvijas senvestures petnieks. Bet majas palika ir saistoss stasts par autora bernibu, skol... View more info

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Cela Sentiments Dzejoli 1991 - 1996

By: Ziedonis Imants

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Nordik, 2000


94pp. A very good, clean, tight, bright, unmarked copy. Latvijas geografiskas vietas ir viens no pamattematiem Imanta Ziedona dzejas gramata "Cela sentiments". So interesanti noformeto krajumu, ar vesturiskiem foto liecinajumiem sarupejusi izdevnieciba Nordik . Jauna gramata lauj celot kopa ar autoru, jo Imanta Ziedona dzejoli vada pa lauku setam, musdienu mazpilsetam un senajiem pilskalniem, atklajot pagatnes un tagadnes, Latvijas cilveku un dabas vaibstus. Krajuma ... View more info

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Cross Road Country Latvia

By: Andersons , Edgars et al.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Waverly, Latvju Gramata, 1953


386pp. Illustrated. Comprehensive bibliography. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Contributing authors : Edg. Andersons, K. Kalnins, J. Silins, B. Jirgensons. V. Berzkalns, J. Rudzitis, A. Silins, Arv. Svabe. Alb. Auza, Rud. G. Shillwes. "--- There is a great need for a general survey text on the geographical situation of Latvia, her economic and social problems, the history and culture of the nation, the activities of Latvians abroad, and the future outlook of ... View more info

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Dzimtenes Ares Pa Majam, Tirgiem, Pilsetam

By: Freinats, Atis

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Gramatu Draugs, 1969


252pp. Illustrated. Some very light wear to spine extremities, else very good, clean, tight, bright copy. Atis Freinats - "Gramatizdevejs un rakstnieks 20.gadsimta 20-30-tajos gados, veicot gramatizplati-ta-ja darbu, apcelojis Latviju. Ar humoru un vieglu ironiju apraksta pa majam un tirgiem verotos notikumus un sastaptos cilvekus." (( Gulbenes biblioteka) View more info

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Gramata Par Saldu

By: Dunsdorfs, Edgars

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Karla Zarina Fonds, 1995


328pp. Illustrated. Eight page summary in English. Bibliography. A very good, clean, tight copy. " -- iznak Edgara Dunsdorfa lieldarbs par Saldu. Nav ne mazaka parspilejuma, sakot, ka tas ir autora muza darbs --- Edgara Dunsdorfa Gramata par Saldu ar savu cildeni aistetisko iekartojumu, ar neaptverami bagato faktu sakopojumu esejiski saistosa forma, autora atjautigais stils, literara rutina (varda vislabakaja, nesakompromiteta nozime), speja saturet milzigu materia... View more info

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Histoire de la Lettonie au 20eme Siecle

By: Bleiere, Daina et al.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Riga, Jumava, 2006


548pp. A New copy. Unread. "Au cours du 20eme siecle, l'histoire de la Lettonie a connu des bouleversements, son developpement ayant ete stoppe par des arrets brutaux et emaille de nombreuses reussites aussi bien que de tragiques epreuves. La Lettonie a conquis, perdu et reconquis son independance, elle a survecu a plusieurs revolutions et occupations ainsi qu'aux deux guerres mondiales devastatrices ...." View more info

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History Of Latvia

By: Butulis, Ilgvars; Zunda, Antonijs

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Riga, Jumava, 2015


252pp. Illustrations. As New, Translated by Aija Abens and Ieva Lesinska. This particular history is of significance not only in that it deals with the period of newly restored independence and its problems starting with 1991 but also in that it relates the recent period of economic upheaval and its consequences - 2009-2014. View more info

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History of Latvia 100 Years

By: Bleiere, Daina et al.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Riga, Society Domas Speks, 2014


573pp. NEW. Unread, but with lower corners bumped, otherwise mint. This edition includes an aditional chapter covering the years 2004 - 3013 "This book is designed to help -- understand what happened here and why, what decisions were made and who made them, and what influences shaped Latvia and the Latvians in the 20th, century --- It has been prepared -- on the basis of both published and archival materials --- includes scholarly notes and a suggested bibliography. (... View more info

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Ikskojot Pa Latviju Celojuma Piezimes

By: Stinkuls, Alfreds

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Latviesu Nacionalais Fonds, 1988


404pp. Photographs. An unmarked, clean, bright, tight copy. Very faint vertical crease on spine "Gramata ir uzrakstita ceriba, ka ta varetu ierosinat latviesus vairak apmeklet savas zemes visattalakos nosturus un palidzet saglabat atmina aizejosa laika iezimes, ka ari pastastit par -- senvietam un pieminekliem ----(Autors) View more info